|The Light Princess - George MacDonald|
Librivox recording of The Light Princess, by George MacDonald. Read by Laura Fox. Plenty of princesses have been cursed by wicked witches, but the curse placed on this princess by her evil aunt is an unusual one: it removes all the princess's gravity. What can break the curse before the princess floats away? Perhaps the best thing for her would be to fall in love, but how a person with no gravity can fall in anything is just the problem...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; children; juvenile; audio book; george macdonald; fairy tale; light princess; fantasy
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|The Day Boy and the Night Girl - George MacDonald|
Librivox recording of The Day Boy and the Night Girl by George MacDonald. Read by Laurie Anne Walden. A boy named Photogen, who has never seen the moon, meets a girl named Nycteris, who has never seen the sun. The two of them must escape from the witch Watho. As usual with George MacDonald, this fairy tale has layers of meaning that go deeper than the story on the surface. (summary by L.A. Walden) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or...
Keywords: LibriVox; audiobook; literature; children; fantasy; fairy tale
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|A Christmas Carol - Charles Dickens|
A Christmas Carol (full title: A Christmas Carol in Prose, Being a Ghost Story of Christmas) is a Victorian morality tale of an old and bitter miser, Ebenezer Scrooge, who undergoes a profound experience of redemption over the course of one evening. (Summary from Wikipedia) Read by Glen Hallstrom. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; fiction; christmas; charles dickens; scrooge; tiny tim; cratchett; ghosts
Downloads: 262,768 (3 reviews)